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[Australia] North Sydney to ban smokers from lighting up on the street – becoming the country's first smoke-free district

North Sydney is set to ban smokers from lighting up in the street, becoming the first Council in the country to create a smoke-free district. Mayor Jilly Gibson made the recommendation to North Sydney Council who unanimously voted for the ban this week.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 26, 2018 00:59
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[Australia] 'How about getting crack off the streets first?' Residents slam 'unenforceable' smoking ban as locals fear the nanny state council may target eating and drinking next

Australia's first public smoking ban has been slammed online as 'ridiculous', 'unfair' and 'unenforceable' by smokers and non-smokers alike. Mayor Jilly Gibson made the recommendation to North Sydney Council who unanimously voted for the ban earlier thi
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 26, 2018 00:55
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North Sydney set to become Australia's first smoke-free CBD

In the eyes of North Sydney mayor Jilly Gibson, "NS" doesn't just stand for the name of her home, but also for "no smoking"... to make North Sydney the first smoke-free municipality in Australia. There are about 72,000 residents.
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Sep 25, 2018 23:52
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[Uruguay] Australia: WTO's Panel Decision On Plain Packaging Tobacco: A New Direction To Developing Countries

the international and national organizations are taking initiatives for the developing countries to help them in formulating anti tobacco policies.
Mondaq
added Sep 25, 2018 16:55
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[Australia] CHAPMAN: Why did you get into this work? An essay on public health leadership and ongoing battles

The common thread in all of these issues are the efforts of industries, lobby groups and determined, often obsessed individuals to thwart evidence-based public health policy and practice which threatens these industries or the cult-like belief systems of
Croakey (au)
added Sep 26, 2018 02:31
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[Australia, Canada, New Zealand] Commercial tobacco and indigenous peoples: a stock take on Framework Convention on Tobacco Control progress [FREE FULL TEXT]

There is some evidence that progress is being made towards reducing indigenous commercial tobacco use, including the implementation of indigenous-focused initiatives. However, there are significant gaps and inconsistencies in reporting. Strengthening FCTC
Tobacco Control
added Sep 23, 2018 15:13
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[Australia] Vaping inquiry: Coalition agrees to study health effects of e-cigarettes

The health minister Greg Hunt has agreed to an independent inquiry into the health impacts of nicotine e-cigarettes after a concerted push in the Coalition party room over several months to legalise vaping. Several MPs raised the issue in Tuesday’s part
The Guardian (uk)
added Sep 18, 2018 21:18
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[Australia] Old habits die hard? Defiant Kyle Sandilands smokes a cigarette during lunch with John Ibrahim and Simon Main in Kings Cross... as he's spotted for the first time since revealing his mystery health condition

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 17, 2018 18:35
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[Australia] Smoking on campus

From September 2018, designated smoking areas have been introduced at three locations on our Ourimbah campus and at eight locations across the Callaghan campus, included three in the student residence precinct.
University of Newcastle (au)
added Sep 14, 2018 18:04
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[Australia] New website promises packs of cigarettes for HALF-PRICE - and they claim what they're doing is 100% legal

The website RYO Solutions Australia has cropped up online offering tobacco for much less than the recommended retail price after Australian smokers were hit with another tax hike on September 1. Australians already pay the most in the world for their t
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 11, 2018 16:22
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